The ruling, relating to the employment status of plumber Gary Smith, will have wide implications for the gig economy and the rights of independent contractors The post Supreme Court rules against Pimlico Plumbers in landmark employment case appeared first on Accountancy Age.
Date: 13 June 2018
The record fine comes after a two-year investigation into BHS’s 2014 audits, which PwC had signed off on just days before its sale for £1 The post PwC fined a record £10m over BHS audit appeared first on Accountancy Age.
Date: 13 June 2018
The firm admitted to two counts of misconduct and said that it "should have gone further" in challenging the scandal-ridden company's accounts The post KPMG fined £4.5m over Quindell audit misconduct appeared first on Accountancy Age.
Date: 11 June 2018
BDO has announced the promotion of 14 new partners across its tax, audit and advisory teams, based in London, Leeds, Southampton and Guildford The post BDO promotes 14 partners appeared first on Accountancy Age.
Date: 08 June 2018
The NAO report revealed that Carillion's insolvency will cost the taxpayer £148m while PwC will net £50m, a figure that has been questioned by MPs Rachel Reeves and Frank Field The post PwC to net £50m from Carillion insolvency appeared first on Accountancy Age.
Date: 07 June 2018
Deloitte North West Europe has announced the promotion of 136 partners, 54 of whom are in the UK The post Deloitte promotes 54 partners in UK appeared first on Accountancy Age.
Date: 06 June 2018
After causing a stir by estimating the Brexiteer-favoured "max-fac" customs arrangement could cost upto £20bn, HMRC chief Jon Thompson returned to the Treasury committee to defend the figure, break down the cost analyses of various models, and explain why a "no deal" scenario would have similar cost The post Brexit: HMRC estimates “max-fac” model or “no deal” could cost £20bn appeared first on Accountancy Age.
Date: 05 June 2018
The FRC has brought disciplinary action against Deloitte auditors over their failure to adequately challenge issues with Autonomy’s accounts, which led to a $8.8bn write-down The post Deloitte faces disciplinary action over Autonomy accounts scandal appeared first on Accountancy Age.
Date: 01 June 2018
Edward Ellis and Tanya Yeremenko have joined the corporate advisory services team The post Mercer & Hole makes two new appointments appeared first on Accountancy Age.
Date: 31 May 2018
Several sessions at Accountex looked at the human side of accountancy– particularly the experiences of millennials and women in the industry, and how the world of work is changing for them, and being changed by them The post Accountex 2018: Women and millennials in accountancy appeared first on Accountancy Age.
Date: 29 May 2018